Press releases

Churchill Way Flyovers Information Sessions

Events for people to find out more about the removal of the Churchill Way flyovers in Liverpool are being held this month.

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Liverpool Flyovers Removal Schedule Revealed

Work on the complex removal of the Churchill Way flyovers in Liverpool will get underway in September.

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Bid to redesign M62 Rocket gets funding boost

A £120m plan to radically redesign Liverpool’s Rocket junction at the M62 has been submitted to the Department for Transport.

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Churchill Way Flyovers set to be demolished this Autumn

Demolition of the Churchill Way flyovers in Liverpool city centre could begin this September.

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Major city centre roadworks scheme enters new phase

A multi-million pound scheme that will make Liverpool city centre easier to navigate is about to enter a new phase.

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Works begin on new city bus hub

Work begins today (Mon, 24 June) on creating Liverpool city centre’s first dedicated bus hub – as part of a major drive to tackle congestion and cut air pollution.

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Merseytravel launches bus routes consultation

Major bus route changes proposed in response to the Liverpool City Centre Connectivity Scheme.

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Liverpool appoints TV star as its first cycling champion

Liverpool City Council has appointed actor, TV presenter and environmentalist Simon O’Brien to be its first cycling champion.

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Road revamp under starter's orders

The A59 (the historic Liverpool to Preston road) is to undergo new roadworks from the junction of Great Mersey Street to Queens Drive in the Walton area of Liverpool.

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Key phase to begin in upgrade of historic 'Dock Road'

A key phase in a radical upgrade to Liverpool’s historic 'Dock Road' begins next week.

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Major highways improvement scheme to begin

Improvement works will run from city centre to Newsham Park until Autumn 2019.

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Highways scheme fit for Princes

Council’s cabinet approves contractor for £4m scheme to revive Liverpool’s 'most beautiful boulevard'.

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New phase of £22m dual carriageway in North Liverpool to begin

A new phase in the creation of a £22m dual carriageway into Liverpool city centre begins next week.

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'Dock road' to reopen as key works complete

A two-week closure of part of Liverpool’s historic “Dock Road” will end this Sunday evening (20 January) as key works complete.

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Major city centre connectivity scheme to begin

A far-reaching multi-million pound scheme to make Liverpool city centre easier to navigate for pedestrians, cyclists and motorists is about to begin.

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Results of Liverpool City Centre Connectivity Scheme consultation published

The results of a public consultation on the proposals for the Better Roads Liverpool City Centre Connectivity Scheme.

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North Liverpool Key Corridor Scheme public inquiry events

A pre-inquiry meeting relating to the compulsory purchase orders issued for North Liverpool Key Corridor Scheme (also known as the A565 Dualling Scheme) will be held at 10am on Wednesday 24th May 2017

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Information sessions on the second phase of the Liverpool City Centre Connectivity Scheme

Four public sessions focusing on the plans for the second phase of the Liverpool City Centre Connectivity scheme are being held on Monday 27th March at the Cunard Building, Pier Head, Water Street, Liverpool.

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New A565 bridge scheme - update

A £10 million scheme to replace a damaged bridge on a route in and out of Liverpool city centre has been delayed.

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Roadworks begin for £100m shopping upgrade

Motorists travelling in and out of Liverpool via Edge Lane are advised of essential highway improvement works, ongoing until July 2017.

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£22m road scheme kicks into gear

A £22m scheme to complete a dual carriageway on a major route into Liverpool city centre enters an important phase this week.

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Lime Street to close for work on £39m scheme

Lime Street is to close for up to three weeks from Tuesday 30th August for work to begin in earnest on a £39m regeneration scheme.

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£10 million new bridge scheme enters key phase

Work has already begun and the road – the A565 (Great Howard Street) – will be closed from 5am on Tuesday 30th August by contractors GRAHAM Construction.

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Radical £45m transport scheme for Liverpool City Centre

A major new event space is to be created outside Liverpool’s iconic St George’s Hall as part of a radical, multi-million pound regeneration programme.

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More LED street lights planned

Thousands more LED street lights are to be installed throughout Liverpool producing significant savings.

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Pothole blitz beats target

A £3 million blitz to tackle a backlog of potholes across Liverpool has exceeded its target.

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A565 to remain open until end of August

Motorists and businesses will face less disruption than expected from the £10 million Great Howard Street scheme which will replace a damaged bridge.

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Makeover begins for Liverpool’s LGBT Quarter

Eberle Street will undergo a major transformation with a unique paving and lighting scheme paying homage to the Yellow Brick Road.

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£32 million roads scheme set to move closer

Plans for a £32 million improvement and widening of a major route in North Liverpool are set to take a major step forward.

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Project Jennifer road improvements to begin

Work gets underway on Monday 11 January on vital highways improvements around the Project Jennifer site in Liverpool.

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Traffic signal investment set for green light

Traffic lights in Liverpool up to almost half a century old are to be replaced in a £5 million investment.

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Roadworks at Smithdown Road junction

Motorists are being warned about 11 weeks of roadworks at a major junction in Liverpool.

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